Letter – Michael Blackett to Michael Clipsham – 27 Oct 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 27 Oct 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Michael Clipsham
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mr: Mich[ael]: Clipsham   Newcastle 8ber [October]: the : 27th  : 1676


You may remember that the 10th of 7ber [September] (75) you writt to mee Concerneinge yo[u]r 12 p[iece]s Pruones of w[hi]ch you have had on account att large and att that time further desired mee to Relode s[ai]d Shippe of Whitby Tho: Dickeson M[aste]r  (w[i]th Coales) and discharge her of the Custome house for Stockton w[hi]ch I did accordingly. And now my desire is that you will please to send mee a returne of the S[ai]d Shippes unladinge in England or otherwise I must bee forced to pay the forraigne Custome for the same; or else have my Bond returned into the Exchequer; w[hi]ch will p[ro]duce greater Charges then payinge of the Forraigne duty Soe desireinge yo[u]r Speedy answer I am


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